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Cheesecakes By Alex

315 S Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401-2603
336-273-0970
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Ranked #8 of 773 Restaurants in Greensboro
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Late Night
Most recent review
- Sep 6, 2014
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Cheesecake thats incredible and delicious. Cheap and such unique flavors. great location in downtown greensboro and awesome staff.

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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65 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is one of our favorite local spots for desserts. It's also locally owned and operated so you feel good about spending your hard earned money here. I think we have tried every cheesecake between the two of us! They are all fantastic. My favorite is the Chocolate Rasberry. It has an Oreo crust. It is absolutely to die for.... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

My husband is a cheesecake aficionado and Cheesecakes by Alex is one of his favorites! We never miss an opportunity to stop for dessert after dinner downtown. He's from Long Island so he is picky about cheesecake! His favorite birthday cake EVER was when I ordered a full cheesecake with a different flavor for each slice. He was in heaven!... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

What a nice cozy place to get a fantastic choc-raz cheese cake. We also enjoyed the carrot cake. Seating available inside and outside. Enjoyed the stop while walking around town waiting for the local grasshoppers baseball game to start.

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My cousin & I was wandering around Greensboro downtown & I've finally found this place! We went inside to check it out; she ordered the Chocolate Chip Cheesecake & it was very smooth & creamy. I forgot what I ordered, but it was like a bar- it had chocolate chip & coconut & it was very tasty, sweet, and chewy.... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This is an institution in Greensboro. I picked it up with a friend one night and we loved every bite of it. If you want a desert that is delicious - go to Cheesecakes by Alex! Keep cash and consider having their coffee too. Perfect late night desert on a cold night

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I have been here numerous times over the years and I am extremely satisfied every time. The choices make it very difficult to try just one slice. Skip dessert at dinner and come here instead!

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Greensboro
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Great cheesecake and other sweets excellent stopping place when you are walking along Elm Street in the evenings.

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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We stopped two different nights for dessert at Cheesecakes by Alex. I agree that it is a charming place and different cheesecake selections each time. We sat outside and watch the pedestrian traffic in downtown Greensboro. I'm not sure the cheesecake beats the Cheesecake Factory but the staff was friendly and plenty of selections. I would visit again on the... More

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britlee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Cheesecake's by Alex is a fantastic local dessert restaurant with a charm unique to Greensboro. The staff is pleasant, though not overly friendly. The dining area is small, but the outdoor patio is lovely in the summertime. We had a fun time sitting outside watching the Greensboro nightlife on a Friday night. It can get pretty full during the summer... More

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